Anchor stock

Related to Anchor stock: kedge
(Naut.) the crossbar at the top of the shank at right angles to the arms.

See also: Anchor

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Above, an anchor stock and ring, and right, a breech-loading gun recovered from the wreck, and the ship's bronze bell, from an underwater survey of the Tal-y-Bont designated shipwreck, carried out by the Archaeological Diving Unit
Under the deal, worth $462.6 million, Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin shareholders will receive 3.5505 stock of Old National Bancorp shares or $48.50 for each Anchor stock they own.
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The customer required AKF to deliver the anchors with a customised swivel mounted directly on the anchor stock.
The scientists recovered more mundane items too, such as lead anchor stocks, fragments of lead hull sheathing, and ceramic jars.